A VGA monitor can be connected to and used with a DVD player with an extra component called a converter. There may be a variety of connections that need to be taken into account.
An older DVD player is likely to have one of three different video outputs,
The audio jacks are separate and likely to be found along the side of the DVD player. Newer DVD players have a DVI or HDMI jack, but they are likely to include at least one of the older types as well.
The S-video or component video converter is connected to both the DVD player and the VGA monitor. It converts the output of the DVD player into a form that the VGA player can read. Audio jacks need to be connected separately.Learn More
To connect a DVD player to a Comcast cable box, start by tuning both the cable box and the TV to channel 2, 3 or 4, then connect the cable box to the wall. Next, connect the audio and visual cables between the DVD player and the TV, then connect the cable box and TV with a coaxial cable. You need two coaxial cables, a component cable and a composite cable.Full Answer >
There are different ways to convert VHS to DVD, but a simple method is to connect the adapter to the computer and VCR and install the software. Convert the VHS to a blank DVD and burn the disc.Full Answer >
Karaoke can be played on a DVD player. A karaoke DVD plays on any DVD player; however, there are no microphone inputs or volume controls, so that functionality is lost, according to Karaoke Emporium.Full Answer >
One reason a DVD player cannot read a disc is because the disc is scratched. Smudges and fingerprints can also prevent a DVD player from reading a disc.Full Answer >